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It’s proven difficult to merge the dynamic world of technology with the slow-moving processes of procurement in public transit and across government agencies. States and localities are often understaffed in the procurement department, and navigating cumbersome rules and requirements does not lend itself to innovation. These obstacles cause agencies to... View Article

Just because something’s popular doesn’t mean its benefits are equally distributed across the world Shared transport is not a new phenomenon. It’s the reason we have buses, trams, and trains. However, private-shared-transport has emerged in the last few years, with digital matching firms like Uber, Lyft, Zipcar, and GrabCar encouraging... View Article

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Changing circumstances entail changing requirements: To pave the way for new mobility concepts and possibilities a range of legal regulations have to be discussed and adapted.
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Carsharing, the practice of sharing a car for traveling and commuting purposes, has become popular in recent years because it absolves its members from the cost burden associated with vehicle ownership–not least of which is insurance. Rather than requiring members to have their own insurance, carsharing operators provide insurance as... View Article